Ground Handling

Brussels Airport seeks new baggage handling company

July 21, 2020 0

Following the bankruptcy of Swissport Belgium in June, Brussels Airport (IATA: BRU) is seeking a new company to provide baggage handling services. The French company, Alyzia, stepped in to fill the void left by Swissport’s […]

Air Cargo

Green light for Manston air cargo hub

July 10, 2020 0

Manston Airport, closed since 2014, has moved a step closer to reopening after the UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) approved its redevelopment as an international air cargo hub, which will also be available for passenger […]

Ground Handling

Swissport to cut 4,500 jobs

June 25, 2020 0

Ground handling giant Swissport is it make around 4,500 of its 8,000 strong work force redundant as it reorganises in the wake the COVID-19 crisis. The company’s financial forecast predicts that 2020 revenue will be […]

Airline Focus

“The Worst may be yet to come” – IATA

June 18, 2020 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released new research which shows how the impact on the European aviation industry and on economies caused by the shutdown of air traffic due to the COVID-19 pandemic […]

Airline Focus

Temporary reprieve for Berlin’s Tegel Airport

June 4, 2020 0

Berlin’s historic Tegel Airport (IATA: TXL) will revert to its October closure date after experiencing a sudden rise in passenger numbers. With the protracted delay in completing the soon-to-open Brandenburg Airport, Tegel was scheduled to […]